Make sure you are using an updated browser; we suggest Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox. Also, make sure you have a PDF reader installed and enabled. If you are signed in, but have exited the course, you can see your certificate by clicking the “Dashboard” tab on the homepage of the website and then clicking the “View” button in the “My Certificates” list.
The course and test generally take about 2 hours to complete. However, it could take longer if you wish to review important course information to be better prepared for the exam and your work in food service.
You can log into your account and print your certificate from any computer with internet access and a printer. You can find computers with these requirements at the library, a printing company, or possibly a friend’s house.
This varies by location. Most courses require 70-80% passing grade, but some areas may require a different score. See the “Course Details” on the course selection page for the course you are purchasing to learn what the passing grade is for your area.
This varies by location. Most courses come with two test attempts. See the “Course Details” on the course selection page for the course you are purchasing to learn how many test attempts are allowed in your area.
If you are having difficulty passing the test, it may be helpful to review the course again.
StateFoodSafety accepts all major credit and debit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express). Prepaid cards (Walmart, Visa Gift Card, NetSpend, etc.) are also accepted. Paper checks are accepted only for group invoice payments. We do not accept cash.
You will need to purchase the course, complete the course, and pass the test. Upon successful completion of the course and test, you will receive your Certificate of Completion. Some locations require additional steps. See the “Course Details” tab for the course you are purchasing to learn if any additional steps are required in your area.
After completing all available test attempts and failing to pass the test, you will need to purchase the course again.
No, it is not possible to sign up for a course without an email address. We ask for an email address to increase the security of the website and your personal information. An email provides you with a receipt and the ability to recover your password if necessary.